TITLE

BERMUDA

AUTHOR(S)
Schrum, Vanessa Lovell
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;11/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 43, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a number of legislative and regulatory reforms in Bermuda has enhanced the outlook of its investment industry. These include: the Collective Investment Schemes Act 2005; the Exempted Partnerships Amendment Act 2005; insurance regulations as amended by the Insurance Amendment Act 2004; the Limited Partnership Amendment Act 2005; and the introduction of new general permissions under the Exchange Control Act 1972.
ACCESSION #
18858866

 

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